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The Acrylic Experience Acrylic Painting Workshop with Artist Kay Brathol-Hostvet at LOLA
October 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until October 24, 2020
About the Class
Color, texture, expression—the use of fast-drying, low-odor, water-soluble acrylic paint is a valuable art-making experience! This workshop offers an overview of the possibilities of this versatile medium, as well as the choice of a concentrated focus for experienced painters. Beginners and those wanting a refresher will learn to mix colors and explore the various mediums. We’ll do a number of exercises based on technical experimentation, as well as responses to journaling, music interpretation and group discussions. After the initial exercises, you will work in the style of your choice—representational or abstract. Multiple demonstrations will inspire you. This class is for all levels, from absolute beginner to advanced artists. Some materials provided; see supply list for required materials.
About the Instructor
Kay Brathol-Hostvet is an upbeat, enthusiastic instructor bringing a wealth of experiences to the classroom. She has over 30 years of experience as an exhibiting artist, and has been teaching workshops in drawing, design, pastel painting and acrylic painting, and professional development for many years. Kay is a Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America and has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Stout, with concentrations in drawing and painting. Her works are in corporate and private collections around the Midwest. Her acrylic paintings are included in North Light Books, AcrylicWorks 2: Radical Breakthroughs, and her pastel paintings have been featured in Pastel Journal and the Dane Arts (Dane County, WI) annual poster and calendar. She works from her home studio in Eau Claire, WI and is represented by Edgewood Orchard Galleries, Fish Creek, WI; Riverwood Art and Frame, Eau Claire, WI; Riverwood Art and Frame, Eau Claire, WI; and Abel Contemporary Gallery, Stoughton, WI.
Three Day Workshop Thursday, Friday, Saturday October 22-24, 2020
10:00 – 4:00 pm
Adults & Teens 16+
Supply List Needed
All levels of experience
Deadline for payment/registration: Oct. 17
Bring a bag lunch
To register: lolaartswi.com or call the LOLA office at 715-547 3950